High-proof alcohol is a hot topic of discussion. Our neighboring state, Virginia, has passed a new bill called HB 1842. According to Becca Mitchelle, reporting for WTKR, the new bill that is now law legalizes the sale of 151-proof liquor within the state of Virginia. Previously, the … [Read more...] about HB 1842 Amends Virginia’s Alcohol Laws
When it comes to the real gateway drug, alcohol fits the bill. For years, people have said that marijuana is the true gateway, but recent research has proven that alcohol takes the lead. What is a Gateway Drug? A gateway drug is best described as a substance that can lead to the use of harder and … [Read more...] about Alcohol: The Real Gateway Drug
For most people, the decision to quit drinking isn’t an easy one. It requires strength, planning, self-control, and a deep look within to recognize the underlying reasons behind a problem drinking. If you’ve taken these difficult steps, a relapse can feel like a terrible defeat. Fortunately, … [Read more...] about 9 Tips for Quitting Alcohol after Relapse
Is abstinence the only option, or can a former alcoholic drink after treatment? According to Psychology Today, abstinence is not the only option and research indicates that moderate drinking can be possible for people who used to abuse alcohol. But is this answer just hype for people who want to … [Read more...] about Can Alcoholics Ever Drink Again?